Pro Sound Effects Blog

Top 8 resources to learn sound editing

August 08, 2019 by Natalia Saavedra Brychcy in Lists, Film Sound, How-To
Discover the best websites, books, and other resources to boost your sound editorial knowledge and advance your audio post career.

Top 5 Pro Tools mixing secrets for audio post production

January 25, 2019 by Alex Gregson in Lists, Pro Tools, How-To
Discover some of the most useful yet unexplored Pro Tools mixing tips and tricks.

Top 5 New Year's resolutions for your audio business

January 07, 2019 by Alex Gregson in Lists, Audio Branding, How-To
It’s the start of a new year again, and with a new year comes new challenges and opportunities for your audio business. Check out the following tips that can help you jumpstart the year in a positive way to maximize your success.

Top 8 Reaper tips for Pro Tools users

October 09, 2018 by Bob Kellough in Lists, How-To
Learn the ins and outs of using Reaper to supplement your Pro Tools workflow – from a Pro Tools user perspective. Though Pro Tools remains the industry standard DAW in the world of audio post production for sound editing and mixing, many sound artists have taken an interest in Reaper as a sort of “sound design sandbox” due to its powerful and flexible features.

Top 10 cars used in movies

September 28, 2018 by Jamie Bishop in Lists, The Odyssey Collection
Discover the most commonly seen vehicles throughout the history of film. Automobiles have been present in film since both were invented. From police car chases to family vacation road trips, cars are in just about every film set in the 20th century.

Top 5 Sound Editing Tools for Beginners

October 09, 2017 by Vinny Alfano in Lists
Get started recording, editing, mixing, and organizing your own sounds with reliable and affordable gear If you want to be a sound editor you’ve got to have to the right tools for the job! Or jobs, that is...

3 reasons why investing in a General Library gives your business an edge

April 11, 2017 by Douglas Price in Lists, Master Library, Hybrid Library
I founded Pro Sound Effects in 2004 with a simple goal: Empower professional media creators to unleash their full creative and productive potential.

Top 6 Pro Tools shortcuts to streamline your sound editing workflow

February 27, 2017 by David Forshee in Lists, Pro Tools, Sound Design, How-To
Learn how to save time sound editing with these helpful Pro Tools shortcuts.

The 20 Most Popular Types of Sound Effects

January 10, 2017 by PSE in Lists, Sound Effects
If there's a sound you need, any sound, chances are you'll find it online. Heck, there are sound effects available for the obscurest of the obscure, from Olympic curling to yogurt curdling. But what are some of the most popular sound effects online? What sounds do filmmakers and game developers want most of all? We've outlined the 20 most popular types below.

The Pro Sound Effects Year in Review (2014)

December 26, 2014 by Andrew Emge in Lists, Pro Sound Effects, Sound Design
As the new year approaches, it's important to reflect on what has occurred over the past year - partly for mental and spiritual closure, but mostly to show off all of the cool stuff we did :)